[JLABS Family members only] Health Technologies Fund Lunch & Learn

Aug 25 2016https://www.eventbrite.com/e/jlabs-family-members-only-health-technologies-fund-...

Join us for a JLABS Companies exclusive event as Matthew Johnson, Director of Innovation Procurement at the Ontario Centres of Excellence provides us an overview of the new Health Technologies Fund, what it can do for you and how to apply to it.

The Health Technologies Fund (HTF) supports the development of made-in-Ontario health technologies by accelerating evaluation, procurement, adoption and diffusion in the Ontario health system. The fund is part of the Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategist's mandate to strengthen Ontario's innovation ecosystem.

The HTF fosters partnerships between health service providers, patients and industry to drive collaboration that improves patient outcomes, adds value to the health system and creates jobs in Ontario.

12:00 PM | Overview of the HTF
12:45 PM | Q&A
1:00 PM | Program Close

Lunch will be provided

Matthew Johnson | Director, Innovation Procurement, Ontario Centres of Excellence read bio»

Please RSVP online by noon on August 24th so that we can get an accurate headcount for lunch.

JLABS @ Toronto
661 University Ave, Suite 1300
Toronto, Ontario

Speaker's Biography:

Matthew Johnson | Director, Innovation Procurement, Ontario Centres of Excellence
Matthew joined Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) in 2011 and is part of the Corporate Planning and Development team responsible for funding partnerships and strategic initiatives. He has over a decade of experience in the public and private sectors, in technology research and development, project management, and business development, primarily in the medical and life sciences. As Director of Innovation Procurement at OCE, Matthew has led development and delivery of the AdvancingHealth and AdvancingEducation programs - both focused on public sector adoption of innovation - and worked closely with the Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategist (OCHIS) to design and implement the Health Technologies Fund (HTF). Matthew holds Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Biology from McMaster University.
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